David Eichenberger

David Eichenberger

Player Profile

RS Junior

Plainfield, Ind.

High School:



RedHawk Student-Athletes Compile 3.15 GPA Average

Men's cross country posts 3.32 GPA, track and field posts 3.07 GPA during fall semester


RedHawk Student-Athletes Compile 3.15 GPA Average

Eighteen Individuals Record Perfect 4.0 Grade Point Averages

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2011-12: Cross Country -- Named Academic All-MAC for the third consecutive year ... MAC Runner of the Week Sept. 27 ... MAC Scholar-Athlete of the Week Sept. 30 ... scored in four of the five races he ran for the RedHawks ... was Miami's top finisher at the LSU Invitational and second overall in 27:09.9, earning him his MAC weekly accolades while helping Miami win the meet ... ran a season-best 8K time of 25:51.07 at the All-Ohio Championships as Miami's second scorer and took 26th overall ... finished third for Miami and sixth overall at the Dayton 5K Challenge in 15:35.9 ... placed eighth overall and was the fourth RedHawk to finish at the Miami Open (26:10) ... finished seventh for Miami at the MAC Championship, battling through injury to take 74th overall in 27:07.4.

2010-11: CoSIDA/Capital One Men's Track & Field/Cross Country Academic All-District IV First Team ... Cross Country -- First-Team All-MAC ... Academic All-MAC ... MAC Runner of the Week Sept. 22 ... MAC Scholar-Athlete of the Week Nov. 5 ... ran in all seven races, scoring in each, and was Miami's top finisher three times ... finished fourth at the MAC Championship in an 8K personal-best 24.50.5 and was Miami's top finisher ... also led Miami at the Falcon Invitational, claiming fifth in 24:59.5, and the Spartan Invitational where he was 11th in 25:04, earning MAC Runner of the Week honors ... took fifth overall at the Miami Invitational in 25:42 ... recorded a 5K personal best at the Flyer 5K Challenge, clocking 15:17 to take fifth overall and third on the team ... posted a time of 32:48.81 at the 10K Great Lakes Regional, placing 112th. Track and Field -- Competed in just two meets ... ran the 10,000m run at the Mid-American Conference Championships and garnered 10th place in 33:10.39 ... finished in 11th place in the 5000m run at the Miami Invitational clocking 15.07.00.

2009-10: Cross Country -- Academic All-MAC ... Ran in five of six races, missing the Great Lakes Regional due to an injury ... was third on the team and 20th overall at the MAC Championship in 26:39.0 ... also scored and ran a season-best 8K time of 25:36 at the Loyola Lakefront Invitational, finishing second on the team and a season-best 12th overall to help Miami win the race ... at the season-opening Dayton 5K, placed 12th overall as well in 15:29. Track and Field -- Only ran the 5K during outdoor season ... placed 11th in the MAC Championships in the 5000m run in 15:17.27 ... recorded a personal-best time of 15:01:80 in the 5K at the RedHawk Invitational, finishing second overall ... was 15th in the 5K at the All-Ohio Championships in 15:30.30.

2008-09: Cross Country -- Did not compete in any races while redshirting. Track and Field -- Redshirted.

High School: Earned four letters in both track and field and cross country at Plainfield High ... captained both squads for one year ... named to the Indiana All-Star Team at the MidEast Meet of Champions ... was an all-state performer in cross country ... three-time all-conference performer in cross country ... two-time all-conference performer in track ... named academic all-state.

Personal: Son of David and Linda Eichenberger ... was the valedictorian at Plainfield HS ... double majoring in exercise science and history.